• US air strikes in Syria
    U.S. hits Khorasan Group in Syria,…

    U.S. hits Khorasan Group in Syria, which was thought to be plotting against U.S. By Paul Cruickshank and Tim Lister, CNN 23 September 2014 Among the targets of U.S. strikes across Syria early Tuesday

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    Sudan: UN Body Should Press for…

    Sudan: UN Body Should Press for Inquiry Human Rights Watch 23 September 2014 The United Nations Human Rights Council should call on Sudan to account immediately for the death or injury of hundreds of

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    Exclusive – U.S., France propose…

    Exclusive – U.S., France propose U.N. sanctions on foreign Islamist fighters By Michelle Nichols, Reuters 23 September 2014 A United Nations Security Council committee is considering requests by the

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    Nepal: Conflict-Era Rapes Go Unpunished

    Nepal: Conflict-Era Rapes Go Unpunished Human Rights Watch 23 September 2014 Both government forces and Maoist combatants raped and sexually harassed women and girls during Nepal’s decade-long armed

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    DR Congo: Ban says recommitment…

    DR Congo: Ban says recommitment to peace framework critical to addressing root cause of conflict UN News Centre 22 September 2014 United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon today said that addressing

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    Airstrikes by U.S. and Allies…

    Airstrikes by U.S. and Allies Hit ISIS Targets in Syria By Helene Cooper and Eric Schmitt, The New York Times 22 September 2014 The United States and allies launched airstrikes against Sunni militants

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